The Religious Affiliation of U.S. Vice-President
Thomas R. Marshall
Thomas R. Marshall served as U.S. Vice-President from 1913-21 under Pres. Wilson.
James Sherman was a Presbyterian.
From: Peter Roberts, "Thomas Riley Marshall" page in "God and Country" section of "Science Resources on the Net" website (http://www.geocities.com/peterroberts.geo/Relig-Politics/TRMarshall.html; viewed 29 November 2005):
Religious Affiliation: Presbyterian
From: Political Graveyard website (http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/marshall.html#RD2053IB8; viewed 29 November 2005):
Marshall, Thomas Riley (1854-1925) - also known as Thomas R. Marshall - of Indiana. Born in North Manchester, Wabash County, Ind., March 14, 1854. Democrat. Governor of Indiana, 1909-13; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1912; Vice President of the United States, 1913-21. Member, Freemasons. Coined the saying: "What this country needs is a good five-cent cigar.". Died June 1, 1925. Entombed at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
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